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Barnet & Stubbs's Practical Guide to Writing

By: Barnet, Sylvan; Stubbs, Marcia

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown & Co.: 1986

Seller ID: kb006737

ISBN: 0316082368

Condition: Good


538 pp. 5th edition; spine creasing, some light edge wear; A Comprehensive guide to all forms of writing - essays, narration, research papers, book reviews, etc.. View more info

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Starting from Scratch

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1988-01-01

Seller ID: 034248

ISBN: 0553052462

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Anyone who has ever had a fantasy about writing will find this an invaluable workbook on living and surviving as a writer, as well as a guide to mastering the tools of the trade. View more info

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Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul: Stories to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spirit of Writers

By: Canfield, Jack; Hansen, Mark Victor; Gardner, Bud

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Deerfield Beach, FL, Health Communications: 2000-06-29

Seller ID: 035233

ISBN: 1558747699

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Whether one is a beginning writer or a seasoned pro, these stories of purpose, passion, endurance, and success will uplift and inspire. Following their trademark style, the authors have collected important lessons on perseverance, the value of being yourself, the need for mentors, and the power of following heartfelt dreams. View more info

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The Complete Guide to Writing Nonfiction

By: Evans, Glen (editor); American Society of Journalist and Authors,

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, F & W Pubns Inc: 1983

Seller ID: kb006596

ISBN: 0898791170

Condition: Good


870 pp. some soiling to page ends, edge wear to boards & jacket; Nonfiction si the staple that writers depend on to pay the bills. Use this book to get in touch with today's market and develop a solid writing plan that will give you the momentum to get where you want to go, when you want to get there! View more info

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The Renegade Writer: A Totally Unconventional Guide to Freelance Writing Success

By: Formichelli, Linda; Burrell, Diana

Price: $0.99

Publisher: Oak Park, IL, Marion Street Press, Inc.: 2003-07-01

Seller ID: 031559

ISBN: 0966517687

Condition: Good


light edge wear, small corner crease in front cover, For decades freelance writers have been told to follow the 'rules' of the business or risk poverty. Keep your query letters to one page! Don't call an editor! Accept every assignment you are given. View more info

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Writing the Research and Term Paper

By: Hauser, Travis; Gray, Lee Learner

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1965-06-01

Seller ID: 026455

ISBN: 0440997054

Condition: Good


cover crease, edge wear; View more info

Storytelling Tips: How to Love, Learn, and Relate a Story

By: Hutchinson, Duane

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Foundation Books: 1985-06-01

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 023842

ISBN: 0934988137

Condition: Very Good


95 pages; light edge wear, signed by the author on the title page; View more info

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Children's Writer Guide to 1996

By: Institute of Children's Literature

Price: $1.99

Publisher: West Redding, CT, Institute of Children's Literature: 1996

Seller ID: 033921

Condition: Good


cover crease, edge wear; View more info

A World of ideas: Essential readings for college writers

By: Jacobus, Lee A. (editor)

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press: 1990

Seller ID: kb018612

ISBN: 0312020112

Condition: Very Good


755 pages; edge wear; The most successful reader of its kind, "A World of Ideas" is ideal for composition instructors who want to introduce their students to some of the world's most important thinkers and their ideas: for example, Niccolo Machiavelli on government, Sigmund Freud on the mind, and Virginia Woolf on feminism. Because students perceive writers such as these as serious and important, they take the writing course more seriously: they learn to read more attentively, think more critically, and write more effectively. But more important, this may be a student's only opportunit... View more info

English At Your Service

By: Johnson, Roy Ivan; Gunn, Mary Agnella; McGregor, A. Laura

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn and Company: 1942

Seller ID: 022322

Condition: Good


335 pages; edge wear and rubbing to boards, some staining to page ends, corners bumped; Internally clean and neat; A instruction book for proper grammar, usage, and style. Includes self-tests at each chapter and more; View more info

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The Grammar Crammer

By: Kesselman-Turkel, Judi

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Lincolnwood, IL, Contemporary Books: 1982-10-01

Seller ID: 027258

ISBN: 0809256541

Condition: Very Good


120 pages; Explains some of the more troublesome and confusing aspects of English grammar under the topics of nouns, pronouns, verbs, modifiers, sentences, conjunctions and prepositions, and punctuation. Includes practice quizzes. View more info

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Get That Novel Started! (And Keep It Going 'til You Finish)

By: Levin, Donna

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Cincinnati, Writers Digest Books: 1992-10-01

Seller ID: 031964

ISBN: 0898795176

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear, previous owner's gift inscription on front paste-down. Practical inspirational advice for getting the novel within underway, including how to get ideas, develop them and put them on paper without becoming overwhelmed View more info

Writing the Modern Mystery (Genre Writing Series)

By: Norville, Barbara

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Cincinnati, Writers Digest Books: 1992-03-01

Seller ID: 029026

ISBN: 0898795230

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear, light coffee spatter on page ends; A step-by-step guide that takes writers through all phases of writing modern crime and detective stories -- from researching to plotting, characterization to pacing. View more info

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Writer's Guide and Index to English

By: Perrin, Porter G.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Chicago, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1942

Seller ID: 033365

Condition: Good


ex-library with some internal markings; light edge wear to boards, a bit of light scuffing and soiling; View more info

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The Weekend Novelist

By: Ray, Robert J.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1993-12-01

Seller ID: 028392

ISBN: 0440505941

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; The accomplished author of Dial "M" for Murdock, The Heart of the Game, and five other novels presents a dynamic, 52-week program to help would-be novelists produce a finished work of fiction--one weekend at a time. View more info

The Gregg Reference Manual

By: Sabin, William A. (editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Inc.,US: 1985

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 022050

ISBN: 0070543992

Condition: Good


421 pages; edge wear to boards, previous owner's name inside cover; View more info

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Reading Handwriting for Fun and Popularity

By: Sara, Dorothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Permabooks: 1949

Seller ID: 028837

Condition: Good


age toned, edge wear and some scuffing to boards; View more info

Magazine Markets for Children's Writers 2011

By: Tierney, Susan (editor)

Price: $3.99

Publisher: West Redding, CT, Writer's Institute Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 024410

Condition: Very Good


edge wear; One of the most important tools for every freelance writer is knowledge of the market-knowing how and where to submit their writing for the best possible chance of making a sale. For freelance magazine writers, this crucial information can be found in one single source: the all-new Magazine Markets for Children's Writers View more info

The Way to Write and Publish a Cookbook

By: Townsend, Doris McFerran

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1985-03-01

Seller ID: 023845

ISBN: 0312858361

Condition: Very Good


259 pages; slight edge wear to jacket and boards; View more info

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Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books

By: Underdown, Harold D.; Rominge, Lynne; Alpha, Group

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Indianapolis, Alpha: 2001-02-16

Seller ID: 032596

ISBN: 0028639758

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear, some light soiling to covers; Children's book publishing is one of the most difficult fields of publishing for new authors to get into. "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Publishing Children's Books" gives potential authors tips, inside information, and detailed instructions for everything from how to prepare a proposal to how to get an agent. Detailing the differences between picture books, juvenile fiction, and the young adult novel, the book also covers branding, series, and licensing, discusses writing styles and character development, and explains forming illustrator ... View more info